2019 Events Archive



NOLA Game Developers Meetup December '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development.

For the month of December our monthly meetup will be held at Sea Cave Arcade at 3000 St Claude Ave.

There's no presentation this month, we're just having a get together…

IGDA December Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Jetstreame, developer of the visual novel thriller Cyberpunk Casanova will be launching soon! Team members will discuss various parts of the project in terms of design, art, code, & music. Attendees will also have access to play the latest demo with voice acting implemented.

As usual, we will also…

Laying Down the Beats, Laying Down the Law 

A presentation and Q&A with Gerald T. Olson and Darcee Olson that will answer questions for:

  • Everyone who makes music and would like to make a living.
  • Anyone who uses music in the production of their films, video games, dance productions, theatrical performances, youtube videos, podcasts, advertising, and more.

NOLA Game Developers Meetup November '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development.

We'll start at Circle Bar at 6pm on 1032 St. Charvels Avenue, and then up to the Scale Workplace at 612 Andrew Higgins Blvd around 7pm.

Hangout Art/Tech '19 

Gaming is a $40 billion industry and its influence can be felt in every other industry sector. The Hangout connects you directly to executives from video game companies who are blending art and technology to create incredible experiences (and best-selling games).

Gaming needs musicians, artists…

IGDA November Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

SciFi & Futurisma 

LOL Concert of SciFi & Futurisma

The 2019 Laptop Orchestra of Louisiana presents a program of science fiction envisioning the future by combining the future of art & technology – from 100 years apart. On the cusp of merging recorded sound and image, the experimental silent films of the 1900s created…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Oct '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. This Thursday, October 17th is the next meetup, and they are excited to announce that Martin Holly of Striker VR will be giving a presentation on their haptic guns as well…

Chillenium 2019 

Description

LSU DMAE (Digital Media Arts & Engineering program) and Computer Science invites LSU students interested in creating games to the LSU Fieldtrip to Chillennium. LSU will provide lodging and transportation. Participants must register for the event as soon as possible (see registration…

IGDA Oct Meet Up Baton Rouge 

This month's speaker is Daniel Velez from Geaux Gamer. Geaux Gamer was initially a proof of concept in order to generate interest in the development of an Esports bar and has expanded into a movement born out of interest expressed from the local gaming community. Daniel will tell us about how the…

Cinema for the Ears 

Description

What is the relationship between image and music? If you can hear what you see, what kind of music would emerge?

Our first Experimental Music concert of the 2019 season is a Cinema for the Ears exploring Visualization and Sonification in music – literally Seeing Sound and Drawing Music.

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Sept '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

Mauby's Musings 

Marc Aubanel will be presenting at the next DADA (LSU Digital Arts Design Association) meeting and casually discussing his background in game development.

Marc Aubanel started making games when he was a teenager on an Apple IIE as well as a Timex Sinclair. What started as a hobby became a career…

IGDA Sept Meet Up Baton Rouge 

This month our speaker will be Jason Tate, co-owner and lead engineer at Pixel Dash Studios. He will be discussing their experience with porting the recently released game - The Bard's Tale IV: Director's Cut by inXile Entertainment - to Mac and Linux platforms.

As usual, we will also have food…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Aug '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA August Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

LA Tech Industry Panel 

Come to the Digital Media Center Theater and see representatives from LED, Pine Biotech, Dell, DXC Technology and CGI Federal. This takes place from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and they will be talking about personal career paths, jobs, internships and differences between academia and industry.

NOLA Game Developers Meetup July '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA July Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup June '19 

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to the TurboSquid offices around 7pm. 935 Gravier St, Suite…

IGDA June Meet Up Baton Rouge 

This month our speaker will be Marc Aubanel from LSU. Come take a look at the result of a 15 week video game prototyping class at Louisiana State University. See the output of 5 undergrad students working in GameMaker Studio 2 with 41 games that ranged from simple to sublime. Play some of the…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup May '19 

Come to the first NOLA Game Developer Meet Up of the year!

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to…

IGDA May Meet Up Baton Rouge 

The May meetup in Baton Rouge is cancelled because of Game Fete in New Orleans that is happening at the same time.

Game Fete 2019 

Come join us for a beautiful evening at Hotel Peter & Paul --- a former church, school house, convent and rectory at the corner of Burgundy and Mandeville street in the heart of the Marigny.. We will be celebrating Game Fête 2019 brought to you by Greater New Orleans, Inc. and Louisiana Economic…

Brian McLean Talk - Leica 

Brian McLean is LAIKA's Director of Rapid Prototyping and was awarded a Scientific and Engineering Oscar plaque in 2016 for pioneering the use of 3D printers in stop-motion animated characters. In 2017, he received an Academy Award nomination for Outstanding Visual Effects for his contributions to…

Missing Link 

Missing Link is a 2019 American stop-motion animated adventure film written and directed by Chris Butler and produced by Laika and Annapurna Pictures. It features the voices of Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry, David Walliams, Timothy Olyphant, Matt Lucas, Amrita Acharia, and Zach Galifianakis. The plot follows an English explorer who encounters a Sasquatch-type creature and must escort him to his Yeti cousins in the Himalayas.

Come see Brian McLean introduce a free screening of the current animated release Missing Link that was produced by Leica.

NOLA Game Developers Meetup April '19 

Come to the first NOLA Game Developer Meet Up of the year!

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to…

Jay Chen Digital Painting Workshop 

if you didn't get a chance to meet Jay at Redstick check out his digital painting workshop. He is quite the illustrator and I am sure you can pick up a lot of tips and tricks!

Check him out in Room 330 in the Art Building at LSU on Friday at 1:30pm.

IGDA April Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

LSU TigerLAN 2019 

TigerLAN is a large-scale BYOC LAN being held in the bayou of LSU’s campus over two days on March 30th and 31st. Featuring the best esports talent Louisiana has to offer as well as inviting a number of regional universities to compete. We are in our third year straight of hosting TigerLAN and are…

Redstick Pro-Am Digital Jam 

The Pro-Am Digital Jam This event is a free event and open to the general public. Free tickets are available at eventbrite.

Bring your computer and favorite software and work under the mentorship and guidance of a variety of industry professionals both internationally and locally. Work on…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup March '19 

Come to the first NOLA Game Developer Meet Up of the year!

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to…

IGDA March Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…

LSU Animation Jam 2019 

The 2019 Animation Jam is an event executed by the officers of the Digital Art and Design Association and held at the LSU Design Building from February 22-24. Participants will have 48 hours to create a short animation that corresponds to the given theme (TBA at event start). Admissions are $20 and…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Feb '19 

Come to the first NOLA Game Developer Meet Up of the year!

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to…

IGDA February Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Post-GGJ Recap & Demos!

We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks and mingling start at 7pm on the Second Floor with the talk/demos starting around 7:45pm.

Come join us and see some of the games that…

LSU Global Game Jam 2019 

About the Global Game Jam 19

REGISTRATION OPEN

Join us for LSU's 5th Global Game Jam in January. The LSU GGJ is open to everyone of all skill levels willing to participate. Take part in the ultimate game jam with over 30,000 participants in over 100 countries. We welcome first time jammers…

NOLA Game Developers Meetup Jan '19 

Come to the first NOLA Game Developer Meet Up of the year!

NOLA Game Developers Meet Up is a regular monthly meeting of local developers and those interested in video game development. Casual meetup at Louise's at 6pm then moves up to Turbosquid at 7pm.

We'll start at Louise at 6pm, and then up to…

IGDA January Meet Up Baton Rouge 

Monthly meetings consist of a wide variety of topics ranging from relative news in the industry to presentations from guest speakers. We meet on the first Wednesday of every month around 7pm at the address below.

As usual, we will also have food sponsored by the Louisiana Technology Park. Drinks…